Principal Engineer – Distributed Systems

By September 19, 2018 No Comments

About Xage Security

Xage is the first and only zero trust real-world security company. Powered by the Xage Fabric, the company’s Identity & Access Management (IAM), remote access and dynamic data security solutions allow customers to secure, manage and transform operations. With its distributed, scalable and easy-to-operate Fabric, Xage solves the complex digitization challenges of the real-world operations we rely on. Xage customers include leaders in manufacturing, energy O&G, utilities, Space, logistics and transportation.

About the role

The Principal Engineer role gives the successful candidate the opportunity of championing the design of path-breaking information security products that address key gaps in security for the Internet of Things. Xage’s product is a unique application of blockchain technology, which leverages the decentralization properties to put adversaries in a position of disadvantage. The role is pivotal to delivering thought leadership, reliability of the product and robustness of its design and architecture.

About you

  • Extensive experience with scalable high-performance distributed databases and/or distributed systems including orchestration, monitoring, and high availability
  • Beneficial: Experience in blockchain technologies, distributed applications and security protocols
  • Beneficial: Experience with cryptographic systems
  • Scaled the products and technologies of a startup from early on, proven experience of building and shipping security products from prototype to production
  • Track record of leading technical directions, architecture and implementation
  • Skilled communicator both to technologists as well as business stakeholders
  • Outstanding track record of innovation and success


  • Drive Xage’s architectural vision and implementation, decentralized application designs, and security protocols
  • Closely collaborate and partner with the engineering team members
  • Work closely with the product management team, and drive the technology & architectural aspects of the product
  • Align the product with industry security standards, compliance requirements and certifications for the target verticals
  • Evaluate new security protocols & technologies, and understand how to integrate the same into the product

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White Paper

the whitepaper

The current model of enterprise security is incapable of protecting Industry 4.0 with its intermittently connected, heterogeneous devices and applications, distributed across organizations and geographies. Today’s centralized IT security paradigm needs to be replaced by cybersecurity that is distributed, flexible and adaptive.